Monday, July 13, 2009

1892: "An Act To Incorporate and Enlarge the Powers of Fire District One

1892: AN ACT TO INCORPORATE AND ENLARGE THE POWERS OF FIRE DISTRICT NUMBER ONE IN THE TOWN OF SOUTH HADLEY.Be it enacted, etc., as follows:

SECTION 1. The organization now known as Fire District Number One in the town of South Hadley, andbounded as follows : Beginning on the easterly side of the Connecticut river, at the mouth of White's brook, and thence running northeasterly along said brook to the highway leading to the head of the canal, so-called, thence easterly along said highway to the old Falls Woods road, thence northerly along said road to a point opposite the northwesterly corner of land of George E. and Mary C. Lamb, thence easterly along the northerly line of land of said Lambs to land formerly of Adoniram J. Clark, thence southerly along the westerly line of said Clark's land to land of said Lambs, then'ce easterly along the northerly line of said Lambs' land to the highway leading from South Hadley Falls to Smith's ferry, thence, after crossing said highway, easterly along the northerly line of A. B. C. Delaunay to land of Elizabeth B. C. Lathrop, thence southerly along the westerly line of said Lathrop's land to land of Patrick F. Judge, thence easterly along the northerly line of land of said Judge and of Lynch brothers to a stone monument distant four hundred feet westerly from the westely line of the highway leading from South Hadley Falls to South Hadley Center...

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